I was extremely lucky to have visited Barcelona, Spain this year with my family. It was my first time there, and it’s incredibly enjoyable — the men were hot, the women were hot, the food was scrumptious, and the whole city was like one big Intramuros. But before going there, I truly had only one thing in my agenda in Spain: forget FCBarcelona, forget Gaudi, forget Miro and Picasso, forget the paella; I was there to visit the Dali Theatre-Museum.
Salvador Dali is the first artist I read a biography of. Apart from his amazing, mind-bending Surrealist paintings and paranoiac depictions of desire and the subconscious, he’s just a really crazy, zany character.
Fast forward around 80 years later, and Dali’s spirit has been reincarnated into the musical phenom we know as Lady Gaga. Let me present some proof: